Close Hwy 31 near Ione reopens Wednesday Staff , KREM 11:37 AM. PDT April 12, 2017 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST IONE, Wash. – State Route 31 between Ione and Metaline reopens at 12:00 p.m. Wednesday. Great news! #SR31 between #Ione and #Metaline opens at noon today! Thanks for your patience everyone. (No more rain, please.) #wawx pic.twitter.com/NPdEI8qYVv— WSDOT East (@WSDOT_East) April 12, 2017 A mudslide closed the highway on March 16 at 4:00 p.m. The road has been closed to traffic ever since. © 2017 KREM-TV KREM Mudslide shuts down Highway 31 in Pend Oreille Co. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Witness describes Payette plane crash 'I'm so glad you're home,' father to Otto Warmbier Judge refuses to lower bond for AMBER Alert dad Master Refrigeration Fire Hottest A.C. Sale This Summer - The Deal Guy VERIFY: Has District 81 lowered graduation standards? Thousands gather for Fremont Solstice Parade March for Racial Justice Judo Competiton Championship More Stories Lewiston Police identify victims in double murder Nov 22, 2017, 6:20 p.m. Verify: Are Spokane's crime rates the worst in the nation? Nov 22, 2017, 6:32 p.m. Petition wants to allow pot shop workers to carry guns Nov 22, 2017, 9:12 p.m.